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"Family Guy," "American Dad"
pulled after rampage

Associated Press, by Staff

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Posted By:JoniTx, 12/16/2012 8:21:10 AM

NEW YORK- Hollywood has responded to the rampage at a Connecticut elementary school by pulling back on its offerings, and one star says the entertainment industry should take some responsibility for such violence. Fox pulled new episodes of "Family Guy" and "American Dad" that were to air Sunday to avoid potentially sensitive content. The originally scheduled episode of "Family Guy" had Peter telling his own version of the nativity story. The "American Dad" episode told the story of a demon who punished naughty children at Christmas. Both series plan to substitute reruns.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: fireman28, 12/16/2012 8:37:39 AM     (No. 9068761)

Oh, cry me a river.
Hollyweird is sensitive; as #1 says???

I am sure we are going to see lots of stories about actors leading the anti-gun parades. Just wait.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: planetgeo, 12/16/2012 8:39:00 AM     (No. 9068763)

These cartoons-for-mentally-ill-adults are disgusting. They are coarsening our culture and encouraging bizarre and even dangerous behavior.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: mominNoCA, 12/16/2012 8:43:32 AM     (No. 9068772)

#3 makes a good point. I wish they´d pull these shows permanently.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Grant Hodges, 12/16/2012 8:46:07 AM     (No. 9068782)

This is the kind of stuff that Huckabee was talking about, that have come in to fill the vacuum when America turned its back on God.

We are reaping what we are sowing.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: franq, 12/16/2012 8:46:29 AM     (No. 9068783)

Yes, the FOX Sunday night "Animation Abomination".

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Reply 6 - Posted by: Keekng, 12/16/2012 8:48:48 AM     (No. 9068787)

If something needed to be removed, due to sensitivity, it should not have been programmed in the first place
Don´t ban guns, ban idiots!

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Reply 7 - Posted by: Coy860, 12/16/2012 8:52:40 AM     (No. 9068798)

By choice, I have not turned on my tv in a year. After the election, I tried a few times to watch "something" "anything" of value and was shocked by the programming and even commercials. Most commercials portray men as jerks. The programs are vile, filthy and coarse. No respect for the individuals anymore. News is no longer reported, it is projected according to the slant of the person speaking.
The tv can sit there like the dinosaur it is. Destroyer of families, destroyer of learning and imagination, purveyor of propaganda and agendas.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: Pearson365, 12/16/2012 9:16:23 AM     (No. 9068846)

Coarsening our culture sells, and makes committed radicals and leftists very wealthy. Neither Barack "Get Revenge" Obama nor the news/entertainment industries will give up the coarsening of our society because they know what enough voters/buyers want to see, listen to and if it can´t be avoided, read.


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Reply 9 - Posted by: TheMotherCO, 12/16/2012 9:44:48 AM     (No. 9068898)

I do not believeI have seen either one, there is many shows that are vulgar and coarse, just change the channels. I like the History Channels and some reality shows that are not really reality, but Storage Wars is good and funny. Some of the history shows are a little weird too. lol

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Reply 10 - Posted by: seal010101, 12/16/2012 10:02:47 AM     (No. 9068966)

From Romans: "And even as they did not like to retain God in their knowledge, God gave them over to a reprobate mind, to do those things which are not convenient; Being filled with all unrighteousness, fornication, wickedness, covetousness, maliciousness; full of envy, murder, debate, deceit, malignity; whisperers, Backbiters, haters of God, despiteful, proud, boasters, inventors of evil things, disobedient to parents, Without understanding, covenantbreakers, without natural affection, implacable, unmerciful: Who knowing the judgment of God, that they which commit such things are worthy of death, not only do the same, but have pleasure in them that do them."

That sums up the evening lineup on Fox, the other major networks, and cable.

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Reply 11 - Posted by: Teleologicus, 12/16/2012 10:10:15 AM     (No. 9068981)

This is actually somewhat encouraging. Of course it is the chants of the gun control crowd that are loudest - but it is heartening to hear a few other voices, however faint. Time will tell whether they will last and produce positive change.

Sophomoric humor like that in these programs is meant to be cool, hip, ironic, worldly, and sophisticated, but the actual message is nihilism and contempt for all limits. I don´t think the creators, purveyors and consumers of such material have any idea of what they are really doing. They are just playing everything that is sacred and good for laughs, for viewers, for sponsors, and of course, for dollars.

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Reply 12 - Posted by: Maybeth, 12/16/2012 10:30:56 AM     (No. 9069016)

Jamie Foxx thinks the entertainment industry ought to take ´some´ responsibility for the anger and hatred which is being carefully instructed to our youth through violence in film and video games?
.... Some?

Interesting that Jamie Foxx, the entertainer who recently proclaimed Barack Obama is ´Our Lord and Savior,´ should be the spokesperson against Hollywood´s violence. I would venture to guess he has felt the outrage of his sacrilegious outburst.
.... This must be the´scripted´ act to convince former fans that he is a good person.

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Reply 13 - Posted by: mickeymat, 12/16/2012 10:42:32 AM     (No. 9069048)

Mr. Fox this week made a comment about how much fun he had pretending to kill white people in his latest movie.

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Reply 14 - Posted by: TheMotherCO, 12/16/2012 11:16:43 AM     (No. 9069107)

No one forces any one to watch anything. Freedom of speech is a sticky wicket - walk away, don´t go to movies, and don´t watch TV. No one cares but flapears who wants to know what we email and what we watch.

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Reply 15 - Posted by: jackburton, 12/16/2012 11:52:34 AM     (No. 9069169)

I refuse to watch both shows. I´ve seen enough of them to know that they are clever and creative but they´re also quite subversive and destructive of values, family, civic, religious values and more.

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Reply 16 - Posted by: Nevadadad46, 12/16/2012 12:05:15 PM     (No. 9069197)

What? That´s an outrage! I thought these "progressive" shows are all about "in your face" from the Hollywierd crowd? Now, suddenly, they are sensitive? I find this to be so ironic as to be laughable.

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Reply 17 - Posted by: KimoSaavy, 12/16/2012 12:15:51 PM     (No. 9069224)

Message to conservatives: Don´t let hollywood and its minions dictage on this debate and the CT massacre. They are as responsible as Adam Lanza. Anytime any of these hollywood actors come out condemning the event, we need to remind them their product contributed to it.

The entertainment product (hollywood, music, TV, video games) have polluted the minds of people now for over 50 years.

Any entertainment person now taking the high road is doing so for cover. Any actor or say Jamie Foxx speaking about these souls CT should be reminded how THEY contributed to that event. Don´t let these uneducated parasites try to blame others.

They didnt´ pull the trigger, but Adam got his training from video games and the culture of death thanks to hollywood.

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Reply 18 - Posted by: Sunhan65, 12/16/2012 12:17:44 PM     (No. 9069228)

Just as the left blames weapons, we blame cartoons. I am more sympathetic to the argument that the news media profits directly from events such as these and indirectly promotes their recurrence by publicizing them. For far too many, the news media has become reality--the way to judge what is probable and permissible, which may affect the unbalanced. Having said all that, we do not (and should not) order our society around the disordered. The fact the guns help the insane do harm argues for more stringent controls on them, not on me. In fact, America´s decision to let free range lunatics walk among us increases my need to protect myself.

As for cartoons, they had nothing to do with this. I decline to watch some things as a matter of personal taste, but I oppose efforts to dictate such matters on behalf of others. Control the crazies. Leave the guns and cartoons alone.

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Reply 19 - Posted by: Lucky4, 12/16/2012 2:11:21 PM     (No. 9069372)

They will just show these later, that is all.
The public obviously eats up any crass humor that degrades or make fun of Christianity, or anything with Jesus. We are heading towards the last days faster than I thought it would happen. I feel like the last 4 years and the next 4 years are a gallop towards many many long term evil things being put in place.

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Reply 20 - Posted by: bob913, 12/16/2012 4:14:46 PM     (No. 9069524)

The Simpsons can be funny but they just have to put in extreme violence. If it were left out it would be a far better show. Family Guy and American Dad from the beginning was in the gutter and I change channels whenever they show up.

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Reply 21 - Posted by: bob913, 12/16/2012 4:25:13 PM     (No. 9069543)

Just want to point out that these shows will be back with the same or more extreme violence next week!

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